Dead to the World
8:00 PM Pacific Time: Wednesdays
Dead to the World began life on KPFA as the Grateful Dead Hour. When host David Gans was offered a second hour in 1995, he agreed on the condition that he be allowed to play non-Dead music as well. “No problem,” said the management, and so Dead to the World was born. Tim Lynch began co-hosting the program in 2000, and took over as primary host in 2015.
Anita Johnson discusses the book Arm the Spirit: A Story from Underground and Back. Later in the show Weyland discusses the film Enlighten Up.
KPFA presents a centenary celebration of "Bloomsday" with a marathon reading of James Joyce’s Ulysses beginning at 8 pm, and through the night to dawn, closing with the infamous Molly Bloom soliloquy. 100 actors will gather on New York’s Broadway to read selections from the novel that plotted the course of modern literature, and wound … Continued